Colleen Elena Estrada

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There’s A Functioning Amusement Park Inside This Ancient Salt Mine

The Salina Turda was a functioning salt mine for a millennium. Now, it’s home to a theme park.<p>Plunging 367 feet underground beneath one of Romania’s largest cities, the Salina Turda is a salt mine that dates back almost a millennium. In the 1990s, it was reinvented as a tourist attraction–and …

Choosing Happiness Doesn't Mean You Should Settle

This past week I posted on my Instagram and Facebook the quote, "Happiness is a choice."<p>While I obviously agree with the idea that happiness is a choice, the post got me thinking about it a bit deeper and thinking about how others may interpret its meaning.<p>Yes, happiness is something we choose to …

John Oliver Slams Revenge Porn as Federal Legislation Nears

Oliv­er’s seg­ments of­ten hone in on an ex­ist­ing policy battle already brew­ing in Wash­ing­ton — wheth­er it be net neut­ral­ity, gov­ern­ment …

ACLU

Johnny Depp sells French estate - including pirate-themed room - for £16.5 million

The Pirates of the Caribbean star wants to “move on” by selling the 200-year-old French village he bought as a holiday home and and spent years lovingly restoring<p>Fans of Pirates of the Caribbean can grab a piece of film history; its star Johnny Depp has put his themed home up for sale in the French …

France

Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Frittata

8 Servings<p>The frittata will be easier to remove from the skillet if it sits for a few minutes—the top will deflate and the edges will pull away from the pan.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>12 large eggs<p>½ cup whole milk<p>¾ cup grated cheddar, divided<p>Kosher salt and coarsely ground black pepper<p>2 …

Recipes

Bringing out the Big Glass - The Pros and Cons of Professional Lenses

Ever looked at the photographers at a major sports event? Most commonly you will see a barrage of massive lenses, often 300-600mm in focal length and …

20 Charming Flower-Covered Entryways

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The massively popular Instagrammer who follows his girlfriend around the world just got married, and the pictures are stunning

<b>In 2012, the world fell in love with the Instagram account of a woman leading her photographer boyfriend around the world.</b><p><b>Moscow-based Murad Osmann and his girlfriend, Natalia Zakharova, filled their Instagram accounts with gorgeous travel photos of rice fields in Bali, the streets of Barcelona,</b> …

How to Freeze Motion and Capture Shots That Pop

Since I started teaching photography around 7 years ago, one thing that I've often noticed is many of my students face difficulty executing shots to …

Brains and Prawn

<i>May is Grilling Month at Tasting Table.</i><p>Eudoxus posed a question to the L.A. Chowhound community very late one night last September.<p>"Does anyone else …

Santa Monica

Burp! Appetit | Sticky Szechuan Pork with Toasted Sesame Seeds

One must be crazy not to love pork. “Think J for Juicy, S for Succulent, F for Fatty, B for Bite-into-me, C for Crackling, T for tender and the list …

Smoothie bowls: Our new favorite healthy breakfast trend

We have a simple rule of thumb when we’re trying to identify a trend: If we can find three credible examples of an idea, then it's a trend. If you’re talking about smoothie bowls, then the trend has been in full swing. It’s almost impossible to not find a gorgeous shot of a dish full of brightly …

Breakfast

Mandu (Korean Dumplings)

<i>Mandu</i> is a Korean dumpling stuffed with a mixture of various meat and vegetables. There are many variations of <i>mandu.</i> Some classic versions are: <i>gogi</i> …

Foolproof Ribs with Barbecue Sauce

Ina Garten's secret to perfect grilled ribs: Cook them in the oven first! "There are two great benefits of this method. First, instead of fussing …

BBQ

Deliciously Ella's spring quinoa and pomegranate salad

Quinoa, pomegrante, hazelnuts and tahini make for a light and delicious supper<p>SERVES<p>3-4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>120g of quinoa with 500ml of boiling water<br>• 100g of hazelnuts<br>• 1 small cucumber<br>• 1 pomegranate<br>• A small handful of coriander<p><b>For the dressing</b><p>1 lime<br>• 1 tbsp of tahini<br>• 3 tbsp of olive oil<br>• 2 tbsp of sesame oil<br>• Salt and …

Deliciously Ella's roasted asparagus with tahini dressing recipe

This roasted asparagus by Deliciously Ella is perfect for spring eating<p>SERVES<p>3-4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 bunches of asparagus<br>• Olive oil<br>• Salt<br>• 1 tsp of chili flakes<br>• 20g of pine nuts<p><b>For the dressing</b><p>2 tbsp of macadamia nut oil (you can substitute with olive oil)<br>• 2 tbsp of olive oil<br>• 2 tbsp of tahini<br>• 1 tsp of honey<br>• 1 tsp of …

Korean Chilli Chicken Stir Fry

<b>Korean Chilli Chicken Stir Fry Recipe</b> (Printable recipe)<br>By <b><br>Prep time:</b> 15 mins <b><br>Cook time:</b> 15 mins <b><br>Yield:</b> 2 to 3 serves<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>135 gm chicken thigh …

Deliciously Ella's mango and avocado salsa

Deliciously Ella's mango and avocado salsa is the perfect accompaniment to any summer dish<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 mango<br>• 2 avocados<br>• A handful of coriander<br>• 2 red chilies<br>• 3 tbsp of olive oil<br>• ½ a juicy lime or 1 whole lime<br>• Salt<p>MEHOD<p>Peel the mango using a veggie peeler (this means you lose much less water than when you …

Auntie Ruby's Tau Yu Bak (Braised Pork in Soy Sauce)

<i>Updating this old post and added some pics. I have written another post with a simplified recipe here.</i> <b><br>I have grown accustomed to her taste</b><br>Tau Yew …

Teriyaki Time! 7 Teriyaki Recipes for Every Day of the Week

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>There are a million ways to marinate a cut of meat, glaze a piece of fish, or stir fry a hodgepodge of vegetables. But teriyaki …

Sandra Bullock Is PEOPLE's 2015 World's Most Beautiful Woman!

<i>PEOPLE’s 2015 World’s Most Beautiful Woman, Sandra Bullock, opens up in her most revealing interview ever. Subscribe now for instant access to this</i> …

10 New Cookbooks To Spend Time With This Spring

The world is overrun with cookbooks, and not all of them are great. (One look at the bargain section of any bookstore is proof of that.) But among the forgettable books published every season, there are always a few gems to be discovered.<p>Well, you're going to want to clear off space on your …

School named after war hero forces child to shave off military-style haircut

Adam Stinnett looks up to his older stepbrother – a soldier in the U.S. Army. So when it came time to get a haircut, the seven-year-old told his mother he wanted a basic military-style cut. And that’s exactly what he got – high and tight – just like his stepbrother.<p>Adam got his haircut on March 8. …

14 Great Dips for Game Day

Gallery14 Great Dips for Game Day<p>If you're watching football, it's essential to have the perfect dip on hand. When tensions are running high, you need to be able to reach your chip into a delicious dip without peeling your eyes away from the screen. You need to know it'll be just right: gooey, …

21 Things You've Definitely Eaten If You Grew up in the Midwest

By: Andy Kryza<p>Midwesterners do things their own way -- seriously, ask anyone from the Midwest to say "paper bag" and you'll experience vowels you didn't even know existed. And when it comes to food, the region is flooded with deliciousness that much of the rest of the country hasn't even heard of. …